In the previous article, we were introduced to the Drum Practice Pad – an item that most drummers swear is important to the growth and development of a drummer. After a quick research about the surfaces, sound levels and feel of the various practice pads in the market at the point of writing, I went … Read more
What is the #1 tool that new drummers must use for fastest development of your skill? The Drum Practice Pad of course! And this is the #1 practice pad in my opinion: Drumeo P4 Practice Pad It comes with 4 different surfaces that provides different drumstick feedback as well as tones. The drumeo P4 practice … Read more
Ever felt that on ‘good days’, you feel in sync with your drums? But on other days, it seems as though you have to use more energy to swing those drumsticks? Here’s a secret… It’s nothing to do with your ‘flow’, nor does it have to do with having a ‘good day’. You just haven’t … Read more
Folks, in case you have not noticed. Here’s a quick report on the 5 Common Mistakes that New Drummers Make. (you can download it from the sidebar too!) Identify these mistakes and avoid them in your learning journey to mastering the drums. Read it and let me know if you have encountered any of these mistakes!
Quick Answer: If you are a new drummer, go for the 5A. (For females who have not played the drums before, try the 7A.) My thoughts: I think as new drummers, we should start with the standard drumsticks – 5A, 5B or 7A. For me, I chose the 7A as the 5A and 5B felt … Read more